Richard Bartlett I

Richard Bartlett I

Puddletown, West Dorset District, Dorset, England
Death 25 May 1647 (aged 55)
Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Burial Newbury, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA
Memorial ID 6768951 · View Source
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Matthews: Richard Bartlett of Ernley, Sussex, England.

Richard changed his surname spelling from Barttelot to Bartlet. Later in the 1700s, descendants became Bartlett.

Peter Bartlett notes that Richard is the son of Robert Bartlett and Alice Barker. He is a brother to Robert Bartlett 1603 of Plymouth. And John 1605.
Richard would have been born 17 May 1592 Puddletown, Dorset, England.

The Bartlett Society notes that Richard is from Wiltshire, Sussex, England.
He was born in England, arrived in America in 1634,settled in Newbury, Massachusetts as a shoemaker and died there 25 May 1647. His famous Breeches Bible records the birth of his children and is in the possession of his descendants.
1. Joan, born Jan. 29, 1610, married William Titcomb before 1640.
2. John, born Nov. 9, 1613, died Feb. 5, 1678.
3. Thomas, born Jan. 22, 1615.
4. Richard, born Oct. 31, 1621.
5. Christopher, born Feb. 25, 1623, died March 15, 1669.
6. Anne, born Feb. 26, 1625.

According to "Colonial Families of the USA 1607-1775 volume VI"
This Richard Bartlet's father is Sir Edmund Bartelott of Enley, England
and his brothers were Edmund, John and Thomas.
Contributor: kris104sberg (49887232)

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